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    • A tool kit for measurement of organisational learning: Methodological requirements and an illustrative example 

      Fuglseth, Anna Mette; Grønhaug, Kjell (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2003)
      Few studies attempt to measure organisational learning. Measurement is critical to evaluate relationships between initiatives to support learning and organisational performance. This paper proposes a theory-based tool kit ...
    • Why the apple doesn't fall far: Understanding intergenerational transmission of human capital 

      Black, Sandra E.; Devereux, Paul J.; Salvanes, Kjell G. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2005)
      Parents with higher education levels have children with higher education levels. Why is this? There are a number of possible explanations. One is a pure selection story: the type of parent who has more education and earns ...
    • The pluralism of fairness ideals: An experimental approach 

      Cappelen, Alexander W.; Hole, Astri Drange; Sørensen, Erik Ø.; Tungodden, Bertil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      A core question in the contemporary debate on distributive justice is how to understand fairness in situations involving production. Important theories of distributive justice, such as strict egalitarianism, liberal ...
    • Las locuciones adjetivas y verbales en un diccionario fraselógico de producción 

      Jørgensen, Annette Maria Myre; Martinez, Juan Antonio (Journal article, 2008)
      En el presente trabajo se parte del concepto de que la fraseología es, posiblemente, una de las parcelas de la lengua que mayores dificultades presenta en el aprendizaje de una lengua extranjera. Por esta razón, los ...
    • Optimal control with partial information for stochastic Volterra equations 

      Øksendal, Bernt; Zhang, Tusheng (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010)
      In the first part of the paper we obtain existence and characterizations of an optimal control for a linear quadratic control problem of linear stochastic Volterra equations. In the second part, using the Malliavin calculus ...
    • Priceless: The nonpecuniary benefits of schooling 

      Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar; Oreopoulos, Philip (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      Increasing wealth provides key motivation for students to forgo earnings and struggle through exams. But, as we argue in this paper, schooling generates many experiences and affects many dimensions of skill that, in turn, ...
    • Not your problem? Exploring the relationship between problem formulation and social responsibility 

      Jørgensen, Sveinung; Pedersen, Lars Jacob Tynes (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      This article explores the relationship between organizational problem formulation and social responsibility. The purpose of the article is to illuminate how organizational problem formulations (1) determine the manner ...
    • Companies Ethical Commitment: an analysis of the rhetoric in CSR reports 

      Ditlev-Simonsen, Caroline Dale; Wenstøp, Søren Henrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      This paper investigates rhetoric applied in 80 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reports in 2005. A taxonomy of five distinct rhetorical strategies for describing the purpose of CSR is applied; Agency (profit), Benefit ...
    • When counting cattle is not enough: multiple perspectives in agricultural and veterinary research 

      Hansen, Bjørn Gunnar; Schei, Vidar; Greve, Arent (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011)
      A traditional approach in agricultural and veterinary research is focussing on the biological perspective where large cattle-databases are used to analyse the dairy herd. This approach has yielded valuable insights. However, ...
    • Adferdsøkonomi og økonomiske eksperimenter F 

      Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Tungodden, Bertil (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2012)
    • Education and mobility 

      Machin, Stephen; Salvanes, Kjell Gunnar; Pelkonen, Panu (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      We show that the length of compulsory education has a causal impact on regional labour mobility. The analysis is based on a quasi-exogenous staged Norwegian school reform, and register data on the whole ...
    • Sustainable recursive social welfare functions 

      Asheim, Geir Bjarne; Mitra, Tapan; Tungodden, Bertil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      What ethical criterion for intergenerational justice should be adopted, e.g., when faced with the task of managing the global environment? Koopmans’ axiomatization of discounted utilitarianism is based on seemingly compelling ...
    • Some aspects of random utility, extreme value theory and multinomial logit models 

      Andersson, Jonas; Ubøe, Jan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      In this paper we give a survey on some basic ideas related to random utility, extreme value theory and multinomial logit models. These ideas are well known within the eld of spatial economics, but do not appear to be ...
    • Zonal attachment of fish stocks and management cooperation 

      Hannesson, Røgnvaldur (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      This paper studies the incentive-compatibility of distributing fish quotas on the basis of zonal attachment of stocks. Two countries sharing two fish stocks are studied, with the zonal attachment of both stocks varying ...
    • Prosessledelse og innovasjon: En litteraturstudie 

      Iden, Jon; Andestad, Martin; Grung-Olsen, Hans-Christian (Conference object; Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Denne artikkelen studerer hvilken innvirkning prosessledelse har på bedrifters innovasjonsevne. Artikkelen deler prosessledelse inn i seks dimensjoner, og det gjøres en litteraturstudie for å avdekke sammenhengen mellom ...
    • Tax-adjusted Discount Rates: a General Formula under Constant Leverage Ratios 

      Molnar, Peter; Nyborg, Kjell Gustav (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013)
      Cooper and Nyborg (2008) derive a tax-adjusted discount rate formula under a constant proportion leverage policy, investor taxes and risky debt. However, their analysis assumes zero recovery in default. We extend their ...
    • Dead Battery? Wind Power, the Spot Market, and Hydropower Interaction in the Nordic Electricity Market 

      Mauritzen, Johannes (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      It is well established within both the economics and power system engineering literature that hydropower can act as a complement to large amounts of intermittent energy. In particular hydropower can act as a “battery” where ...
    • Modellering av usikkerhet i numeriske likevektsmodeller med stokastisk scenariometode : 

      Brekke, Kjell Arne; Golombek, Rolf; Kaut, Michal; Kittelsen, Sverre A.C.; Wallace, Stein (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013)
    • Bør den indirekte pressestøtten gis som momsfritak eller skattefradrag? : 

      Kind, Hans Jarle; Møen, Jarle (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Papiraviser er fritatt for moms. Dette representerer en indirekte subsidie i størrelsesorden 1,5 milliarder kroner per år. Skattefradrag for redaksjonelle kostnader har vært foreslått som et supplerende virkemiddel i en ...
    • Detecting specialised neologisms in researchers’ blogs 

      Kristiansen, Marita (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      The present paper explores whether researchers’ blogs may be useful as corpora to detect specialised neologisms in economic-administrative domains, such as Finance, Management or Macroeconomics. Three different blogs have ...